The official website of Crunchyroll along with WOWOW and Sony Pictures Entertainement Japan has announced on Nov 17, 2022, that Tow Ubukata’s novel Bye Bye, Earth is getting an anime adaptation.
Crunchyroll will stream the anime in more than 200 countries and territories, and WOWOW will stream the series in Japan.
More information on the anime regarding the cast, staff and release date will be revealed at a later date.
Bye Bye, Earth novel was written by Japanese novelist and screenwriter Tow Ubukata, with art by Yoshitaka Amano. The novel was published in December 2000. Four other volumes of the novel was later released in 2007-2008, with art by Hyung-tae Kim.
Ryu Asahi adapted the novel into a manga, which was serialized Young King Ours. The manga ran from 2019 to 2022.
Other major works of Tow Ubukata include Mardock Scramble, Le Chevalier D’Eon and Heroic Age. He also did series composition for the Fafner in the Azure series, Ghost in the Shell: Arise, Psycho-Pass 2 and Psycho-Pass 3.